Megaphone, 2014-15, Medical Collar Series, acrylic on canvas, 24″ x 36″, Elizabeth Lisa Petrulis BEFORE
Dino and Mookie in Megaphone II, revised 2017, acrylic on canvas, 24″ x 36″, Elizabeth Lisa Petrulis AFTER
Since I last posted a video showing the progression from drawing to finished painting for “Megaphone”, I realized I was not actually finished. As you will see, near the end, I dispensed with the strict technique of layering black washes on a white surface and began mixing values adding white, gray and black over each other. At this point I had also begun using acrylic mediums (particularly glazing and mat mediums) another departure from painting the Original Dog Studies. Here then is the updated video.
Learn more about the paintings on the Medical Collar Series portfolio page. See the video on the making of Ghost.
I don’t know why I didn’t share this painting earlier .Doubt? Procrastination? It’s already been seen in public. Is it done? I don’t know. I think so. Mostly. Ok, so while I was editing I added just a smidge … Continue reading →